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Quick start

This section provides a summary of how to get started with Policy Analyzer MEA:

  1. On FortiGate, configure FortiOS to provide logs for Policy Analyzer MEA to use. See Configuring FortiGate.
  2. On FortiAnalyzer, configure an administrative account to use with Policy Analyzer MEA. See Configuring FortiAnalyzer.

    The administrative account must have JSON API set to a minimum of Read to enable API communication between the products.

  3. On FortiManager, add FortiGate for management, and import policy packages. See Adding FortiGate to FortiManager.
  4. On FortiManager, enable Policy Analyzer MEA. See Enabling Policy Analyzer MEA.

    Policy Analyzer MEA is downloaded from Fortinet Registry and installed on FortiManager.

  5. Open Policy Analyzer MEA. See Opening Policy Analyzer MEA.
  6. Use the Policy Analyzer wizard to analyze FortiGate traffic logs, and choose a mode for handling the traffic. See Policy Analyzer modes.

    Policy Analyzer MEA automatically generates a policy block, inserts the policy block into the policy, and initiates installation of the updated policy package to FortiGate.

Quick start

This section provides a summary of how to get started with Policy Analyzer MEA:

  1. On FortiGate, configure FortiOS to provide logs for Policy Analyzer MEA to use. See Configuring FortiGate.
  2. On FortiAnalyzer, configure an administrative account to use with Policy Analyzer MEA. See Configuring FortiAnalyzer.

    The administrative account must have JSON API set to a minimum of Read to enable API communication between the products.

  3. On FortiManager, add FortiGate for management, and import policy packages. See Adding FortiGate to FortiManager.
  4. On FortiManager, enable Policy Analyzer MEA. See Enabling Policy Analyzer MEA.

    Policy Analyzer MEA is downloaded from Fortinet Registry and installed on FortiManager.

  5. Open Policy Analyzer MEA. See Opening Policy Analyzer MEA.
  6. Use the Policy Analyzer wizard to analyze FortiGate traffic logs, and choose a mode for handling the traffic. See Policy Analyzer modes.

    Policy Analyzer MEA automatically generates a policy block, inserts the policy block into the policy, and initiates installation of the updated policy package to FortiGate.